Advocating for Defence families

Positions available

Are you a Defence partner based in Brisbane, Adelaide or Perth?

Are you posting there in 2019?

We are looking for three new National Delegates. One for South Australia (Adelaide based), one for Western Australia (Perth based) and one for Southern Queenslsnd (Brisbane based).

National Delegates are the heart and soul of DFA’s advocacy work in our regions.

They build relationships with families, Command, and stakeholders such as Defence Community Organisation, Toll, Defence Housing Australia and other Defence community groups.

They are excellent communicators who can engage compassionately with a family or professionally articulate issues for Command and other stakeholders.

National Delegates are passionate about the wellbeing of the families in their region. They can work collaboratively with Command and other stakeholders on initiatives to build strong and thriving Defence communities.

National Delegates positions are remunerated according to the Remuneration Tribunal. The current Sitting Fee is paid at $410 per day for 85 days per year.

Interested applicants should email to request a DFA National Delegate Application Pack, which includes details of the position’s Eligibility, Terms of Office, Duties and Selection Criteria.

Applications are open until 3pm Friday 24 August for the SA and WA positions.
Applications are open until 3pm Friday 31 August for the Southern Queensland position.

Interviews will likely be during the first ansd second week in September via video conference.

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